Central Ohio's Largest Irish-American Women's Organization
"American by birth, Irish by the grace of God!"
Hello Ladies of the Daughters of Erin,

Welcome new members! Stay up-to-date on our website for the D.O.E. event calendar and general information at www.daughtersoferin.org. Or find our social media sites linked below.

During the coming year we invite you to share in the many D.O.E. events and activities, we truly value your commitment and dedication to all things Irish and the organizations we help with our charity donations.

If you have an idea for an activity or event, please share it with us -- we want each of you to be an active part of the Daughters of Erin.

We will have a list of meeting and event dates in the next newsletter!

Thank you,

The October meeting is Sunday, Oct. 9 at 1 p.m. at Trinity School, Saint Christopher Church.

Hospitality asks us to bring favorite orange or black goodies (carrots to chocolate, :-) for the October to the meeting. Thank you, Patty and Maureen.

We are collecting donations for the Marine Corps Family Support Community in October. The website is marinecorpsfamilysc.org and their Marine Corps Family Support Community Facebook page.

The need is for the following items:
  • "Jif to go" packets
  • Beef jerkey
  • Pop Tarts
  • Individual cereal boxes, bags of nuts, trail mix, raisins, crackers or cookies
  • Protein Bars

In November & December, we will be collecting for our adopt-a-families. If you know of a family that needs assistance during the holidays, please contact Cheryl. All participants will be kept confidential.

Leftover Halloween Candy
If you or family and friends have leftover Halloween candy, please bring it to the November meeting. Each year there is a group of members who make and fill stockings for each child in our adopted families. Thank you in advance.

If you have questions about Charities, please contact Cheryl Costello at 614-774-8879 (text or call) or email cherylcostello@yahoo.com.

Kevin Cain of The Hooligans is planning a trip to Ireland, May 6-15, 2023.

He is working with CIC Tours to organize the trip, based on 40 people going, the cost will be approximately $2800 per person, the price may change based on how many people are going.

If you are interested, join the Facebook group or call William Luke 954-226-9003 or email wltravelingclub@gmail.com.

The Daughters of Erin Dart League begins this week! Ladies play on the first and third Thursdays each month. You must be a member in good standing in one of the Irish groups, DOE, LAOH, Emerald Society or Shamrock Club, and pay dart dues of $5.00 per year. We play for fun and friendship, even if you've never darted before, you will definitely have a great time learning how to dart!

Want to check it out? Subs are needed every week, stop by to check it out! Try it - you might like it!!

Teams can have up to five players. Some teams need one or two more players! Contact Melanie McGue 614-507-6567 or melmcgue03@aol.com.
DAUGHTERS OF ERIN | 1978 to 2020

Please keep our members and those on the prayer list in your thoughts and prayers. Please join us in prayer for healing and blessings, we will update the list in the Echo of Erin.

Ed and MaryKay Moriarity, Steve Mulholland, Corey Stevens, Colleen Mascarin, Debby Lynch's Mom, Tim Jones, Suzy Llahmon, Ryan Graves, Steve Archer, MarySue Taub, Allyson Lothes, Mary Lynch and all those in need of our prayers.

Please pray for those who have passed, member Irene Cassady and her husband Al passed within a day of one another; and Patty Phillips, the sister of Tom and the McGue family.

Please pray for peace for those in Florida and around the world; continue to pray for all. We also pray for all those in the military, police and healthcare workers.

If you are interested in receiving a call or calling a member to check in from time-to-time, please email Carolyn Collins at collinscarolyn07@gmail.com.

We want to celebrate big birthdays, work announcements, honors, etc. Please share the details, so we can share and celebrate with you.

Congratulations to two couples celebrating 50th wedding anniversaries, Sept. 23 Mary Lue and Jeff Bauer; and Oct. 6, Patricia and Jim Thomas. Congratulations and blessings!!

Congratulations to members and new mom Katie Lynch-Bronson; sister Aunt Mary Lynch and Grandma Debbie Lynch on the birth of Katie's son, Beau William Bronson born Oct. 1.

Oct. 2 - Dorothy Gallen
Oct. 3 - Sylvia Basemann
Oct. 5 - MaryJo DiSalvo, Maggie Ridgeway
Oct. 7 - Claire Feiler
Oct. 9 - Peggy Fhay
Oct. 10 - Linda Fox
Oct. 17 - Tierney Reider
Oct. 27 - Julie Keckstein

Congratulations to Eileen Baesmann, the 2022 Medical Mutual Outstanding Senior Volunteer, for her work with Angels Persist Thrift Store and the Johnstown Community. Congratulations Eileen!

Photos: (left) honoree and DOE members Eileen Baesmann and Beth Shelley, who nominated her; and (right) members of the Baesmann family members Kelly, Sylvia and Eileen, son Joe and husband Terry.
We are selling 2022, 2021 and 2020 (and all additional years) Daughters of Erin Badges. All badges are $1 each.

We are also selling badges with a lanyard, choose five badges from past years and receive a lanyard to put them on for $5!

If you would like to purchase badges, please contact Sharon Tantes at 614-361-8590 or Sharon Selby at 614-595-2010.

Thank you ladies for shopping at Kroger, ee continue to receive funds from YOUR use of the Kroger cards! This money is raised from Kroger Cards registered through Kroger Community Rewards program.

Signing up or registering your account is easy to do. The best part is that YOU still receive your Kroger rewards (coupons, fuel perks, etc) but behind the scenes, the Daughters of Erin receives a percentage of what you spend at the Kroger Store.

In the search field, type in Daughters of Erin or enter the organization # 81910.
Thank you for your support!

The Daughters of Erin is registered for AmazonSmile, a website operated by Amazon that lets customers enjoy the same wide selection of products, low prices and convenient shopping features as found on Amazon.com. The difference is that when customers shop on http://smile.amazon.com/, the AmazonSmile Foundation donates 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to charitable organizations. Visit the About Amazon Smile web page to review the program and register to raise funds for the Daughters of Erin.
Thank you for your support!

Upcoming events include:

Ladies of Longford, Friday, Oct. 28, 7 pm, Shamrock Club of Columbus
Bring the Bling Fundraiser for Charity Newsies, Saturday, Nov. 5, noon-4 p.m. at the Shamrock Club (our fundraising table will be there)
Irish Road Bowling Fall Classic sponsored by the Greater Columbus Irish Cultural Foundation, 10 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 29 at Deer Creek State Park

The Shamrock Club is open every Friday for Happy Hour and Queen of Hearts, watch the Shamrock Club Facebook page or website for additional events.

Tara Hall is open every Friday featuring music and Birthday Night on the third Friday, watch the Tara Hall Facebook page for entertainment listings.

The Central Ohio branch of Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann, celebrating Irish music, language, and culture. Visit the Columbus Comcultas website for details.

The Daughters of Erin
P.O. Box 1912
Columbus, Ohio 43216-1912  

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